With all the furore Cambridge Analytica, people perhaps are overlooking the extend to which data was being funnelled out of Facebook in the mid-2000’s. It wasn’t just big analytics firms, or even apps being created by large development teams. The data was available to anyone who was willing to look…

“In essence, Facebook was presenting apps as quasi-endorsed extensions of its core service to users who couldn’t have been expected to know better.”

Ian Bogost on theatlantic.com.